Is River Market open?
River Market is open everyday.

  • Monday to Thursday 10am – 6pm
  • Friday & Saturday 10am – 7pm
  • Sunday 10am – 6pm

Some shops have extended hours. Limited shops are open on Tuesdays. Check individual shop hours on our directory.

Do you have a Lost and Found?
Did you lose something at River Market? We’ll try our best to help you find lost items. Please call the admin office at 604.520.3881 or email

Are pets allowed?
We are a food market and for health and safety reasons, except for service dogs, animals are not allowed in the market building.

Do I have to wear a mask in River Market?

All individuals entering River Market are required to wear a non-medical mask or appropriate face covering, with some exceptions.

  • It is not necessary to wear a mask while seated at a table and eating or drinking.
  • Guests with disabilities, those who have medical conditions that don’t allow them to wear masks, and children under the age of 5 are not required to wear masks.

I am a musician, can I play at River Market?
If you are interested in playing at River Market, please email us at

Important Information for Musicians:

  • Musicians must supply their own equipment, including instruments, music stand, and stools.
  • Amplification may not be used during performances.
  • You may not actively solicit for donations; however, any voluntary contributions will become your property.
  • At this time, we cannot accommodate other types of street performers such as magicians, dancers, or ventriloquists.

How do I get in touch?
River Market Admin Office
207 – 810 Quayside Drive
New Westminster, BC, Canada V3M 6B9
Tel 604.520.3881